Total Fashion Makeup Artist Program


Program Duration: 12 Weeks

OSAP Eligible: Yes

Upcoming Start Dates:

  • May 10, 2021 (Limited availability)
  • August 16, 2021 (Accepting applications)
  • August 30, 2021 (Filling fast)
  • September 6, 2021 (Filling fast)
  • September 27, 2021 (Filling fast)
  • October 11, 2021 (Accepting applications)
  • October 25, 2021 (Accepting applications)

Please note that all programs and schedules are subject to change.


Tuition Fee: $8,500.00

Student Kit*: $2,900.00

Textbook Fee*: $100

International Students: A $2,500 fee will be added to your tuition.

*HST of 13% is applicable to all student kit and textbook fees.


Do your makeup aspirations go beyond application? Step into this 12-week diploma program and learn the skills to create remarkable hair & makeup looks. The ability for an artist to execute a complete hair & makeup look is a valuable asset. Set yourself apart from the crowd as a highly sought-after hair and makeup artist. This 12-week diploma program provides students with skills in makeup design and application as well as basic hairstyling. With an expanded skill set, graduates of this makeup artist training program can expect a greater degree of employability in fashion and editorial makeup artistry.


  • Communication – ability to communicate clearly and effectively with clients and co-workers through verbal, written and visual means.
  • Critical thinking/problem solving – ability to anticipate, respond and provide solutions for problems and challenges in their work environment
  • Information management – ability to locate, organize, interpret and document information.
  • Interpersonal skills – ability to work collaboratively with others, recognizing the diversity of strengths in co-workers, respect for opinions and the value of contributions of others.
  • Personal skills – ability to manage time and resources effectively, take initiative and make decisions.

Love Your Career

CMU offers 7 specialized diploma and certificate programs designed to provide aspiring makeup artists with the skills and confidence needed to succeed in different areas of the industry.